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[11 Apr 2009 | No Comment | ]
ArtFest, Farmer’s Market & Children Going Green in Alpharetta

Artists from throughout the U.S. are getting creative for the Alpharetta Arts Streetfest. This colorful festival will take place 10 am to 6 pm Saturday and Sunday, April 18-19, 2009 on Milton Avenue in the Alpharetta Historic District. Admission and parking are free to the public.
Festival-lovers and arts enthusiasts can look forward to two days of strolling through outdoor galleries filled with fine paintings, mixed media, photography, pottery and jewelry as well as textile, glass, wood, metal and paper art. The 104 artists to be featured in the 5th Alpharetta …

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[30 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]
Earth Day and Eagle Eye Bookshop

Celebrate Earth Day with the editors of Environmental History of the American South.  Authors Paul Sutter and Christopher J. Manganiello will be speaking and signing at the Gwinnett Environmental Heritage Center in Buford on April 21 at 7:00 PM.”  An insightful collection of essays on the science and culture of Southern ecology
The next day, Earth Day, they will be the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library Central Branch–One Margaret Mitchell Plaza at 7:00 PM.

EAGLE EYE BOOK SHOP, 2076 N.Decatur Rd, Decatur Ga. 30033
404-486-0307   Go to: Eagle Eye Book Shop …

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[13 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]
Earth Day Kids Fest at the Chattahoochee Nature Center Sponsored by Captain Planet Foundation and Chattahoochee Nature Center

The 7th Annual Earth Day Kids Fest (EDKF) sponsored by Captain Planet Foundation (CPF) and Chattahoochee Nature Center (CNC) promises to be education and fun rolled into one! Taking place on April 18, 2009, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Chattahoochee Nature Center, this event is a unique and exciting hands-on environmental education event where we encourage youngsters to take the first steps in becoming environmental stewards. Through engaging activities and performances, kids are energized with empowering information, allowing them to lead the way in preserving and protecting our …

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[23 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]
Earth Day 2009 Leadership Breakfast

For the EarthShare Georgia Earth Day 2009 Leadership Breakfast, business and non-profit leaders from metro-Atlanta will gather to celebrate innovations in sustainable business practices. Now in its seventh year, the event will be held at the Georgia Aquarium, the world’s largest aquarium, with eight million gallons of fresh and marine water and more aquatic life than found in any other aquarium. Enjoy a view of the Beluga Whales and Whale Sharks, as you breakfast on Wolfgang Puck Catering.
The 2009 keynote speaker will be the new President of Kaiser Permanente, Peter …

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[23 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]
Earth Day Kids Fest is entertaining and educational

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 18th for this year’s Earth Day Kids Fest at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. The fun-filled and educational day is sponsored by Laura Turner Sydell’s Captain Planet Foundation, and includes a host of entertaining and educational activities for children and adults alike. Your family will enjoy many ways to connect with nature and learn fun new ways to help the planet. It’s a must-attend event for every eco-friendly family.

Meet Captain Planet and get EARTH POWER
ThinkSwiss Climate Trail Exhibition – This traveling exhibition explains the …

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[21 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

Zoo Atlanta proudly presents a celebration of the poster planet for wildlife preservation and resource conservation – Earth! Recycle, reuse and re-imagine your view of our world. Browse a super lineup of green exhibitors, meet Zoo mascots, and find out why eco-friendly is eco-fun! The Earth Day Celebration is FREE for Zoo Members and children under 3; FREE with general admission.

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[17 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

The Walt Disney Studios will celebrate Earth Day 2009 (April 22nd) with the debut of “Earth,” the first feature-length nature documentary from its new production banner, Disneynature. This amazing new film is from award-winning British producer/director Alastair Fothergill, whose credits include the Emmy and Peabody award-winning “Planet Earth” series (BBC and The Discovery Channel) and “The Blue Planet.”
“Earth,” which is produced by BBC Worldwide and Greenlight Media (a Berlin Atlantic Company) and co-directed by Mark Linfield, takes moviegoers on an extraordinary tour of our home planet as it’s never been …

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[17 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

EarthShare Georgia provides simple and smart ways for companies and their employees to care for the environment 365 days a year. Annual Earth Day events provide an opportunity for our business partners to connect to the environmental organizations we help support, promoting environmental stewardship, volunteerism, and creative corporate philanthropy.
Click here for a downloadable Earth Day 2009 Sponsorship Packet
Click here for an Earth Day 2009 Press Release

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[17 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

Georgia Tech’s Earth Day Planning Committee is pleased to announce the date of the 12th Annual Earth Day Celebration! Friday, April 17, 2009 10am – 2pm
Your company or organization can get a jump on things and register for booths now, so we encourage you to complete and submit your request as soon as possible!
Our theme this year is “Lead the Way – Tomorrow is Today.” This theme fits well with Georgia Tech’s growing reputation as a leader in the field of environmental sustainability. Our Earth Day celebration in Spring 2008 …